Kent R. Holst, 73, of Traer, died Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012, at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo after a sudden illness.
Services will be at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22 at United Methodist Church in Traer. Visitation will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the United Methodist Church in Traer. Striking of the 4 5's will be done by the Traer Fire Department. Burial will be at Buckingham Cemetery Traer in Iowa. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established to community activities. Overton Funeral Home in Traer is assisting the family. Condolences may be left at www.overtonservice.com
Kent is survived by his loving wife Judy, of Traer, two daughters Carri Holst and Jared Hasselmann, their family Mackenzie and Hannah Pearson, Austin Edwards, Bryce and Olivia Hasselmann, and Jodi and Dan Hillman and their family Bryce and Kodi Hillman, all of Traer, brother Dwain (Donna) Holst, of Mt. View, Calif., and a sister Joleen (Roger) Edwards, of New Boston, Mo.